Trover Saves the Universe – Review

Trover Saves the Universe – Review

Creating a decent video game that is engaging and fun is a challenging task. Even more challenging is creating a game that is engaging, fun and downright funny throughout the course of its runtime. The last two South Park games did this effortlessly. And I loved them for what they were. So, the idea of a game that features the […]

The Loot box Paradox

The Loot box Paradox

In 2019, the term “Loot box” means a lot of things to a lot of people. To the everyday gamer, it could mean a barrier in progression that, in many cases, demands real-world money or a healthy dose of grinding. To the game publishing corporation, this means a lucrative (albeit unhealthy) business model that ensures a steady stream of income […]

5 Reason Why Microsoft May Win Next Gen

5 Reason Why Microsoft May Win Next Gen

Console Wars. A term that encompasses the spirit of competition between Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo. A term which gives games media connoisseurs something to salivate for months together. A term that trends during every transition towards the next generation of consoles. The term “Next Generation of Consoles” has been dropped a couple of times this year at E3. Sony and […]

How is Sony Able to Make Money with Single Player Games?

How is Sony Able to Make Money with Single Player Games?

Big success in gaming means big money. And every year the money made by the gaming medium keeps getting higher and higher. Take 2017 for instance. According to Newzoo.com, the total money made by the film industry (Hollywood) was $42 billion, whereas the video games industry made a whopping $108 billion. This is no surprise as the investment made on […]